Most Recent Offshore Oil Rigs & Vessels

Seadrill: More ultra-deepwater rigs set to be stacked

Thu, May 28, 2015

Seadrill has agreed with Saudi Aramco to reduce its dayrate for four jackups over a period of one year.

Rieber takes delivery of Polar Empress seismic vessel

Wed, May 27, 2015

GC Rieber Shipping has taken delivery of the newbuild seismic vessel, Polar Empress, from Myklebust Verft.

Bordelon Marine takes delivery of newbuild light-intervention vessel

Wed, May 27, 2015

Bordelon Marine has taken delivery of the M/V Shelia Bordelon, a DP-2 ultra-light intervention vessel. 

Drydocks World to construct turret for Layang floater

Wed, May 27, 2015

Orwell Offshore has contracted Drydocks World to fabricate an external turret for an FPSO.

Groen orders crew boat from Damen

Wed, May 27, 2015 Groen Offshore, Guard & Support has selected the first Damen Twin Axe Fast Crew Supplier 2610 to be customized with offshore oil and gas standb...

Kongsberg to equip jackup vessels with control package

Tue, May 26, 2015

Kongsberg Maritime will supply a range of equipment for two new jackup vessels ordered by Singapore-based Vahana Offshore.

Offshore US rig count slides

Tue, May 26, 2015 The US offshore rig count slid to 29, five rigs down from the prior week, bringing it to 31 fewer year-over-year, reported Baker Hughes Inc.  

Palfinger to supply cranes for newbuild Lamprell jackups

Tue, May 26, 2015 Lamprell Energy has ordered four foldable knuckle boom cranes from Palfinger Marine for mounting on two jackup drilling rigs of the Le Tourneau Sup...

Safe Bristolia returning to UK North Sea following repairs

Fri, May 22, 2015 BG Group has agreed to a revised schedule of work for the accommodation support vessel Safe Bristolia at the Everest platform in the UK North Sea.

Northern Offshore eyes eastern hemisphere rig contracts

Thu, May 21, 2015

Northern Offshore (Oslo Børs: NOF.OL) is seeking contracts for three currently idle drilling rigs fleet.

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